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Cobalt mine production in Australia drops in 2016

In comparison to the previous year the variable diminished by 15%, according to refreshed figures presented by U.S. Geological Survey. Cobalt production declined from 6 000 metric ton to 5 100 metric ton, in contrast to the prior year when it grew by 0.37%. The overall changes for the previous 19 years attained a rise of 54.55%. Still it has attained a negative average annual growth rate of 0.03% over the last five years with a marginal overall raise since the start of observations. It averaged 5 175.68 metric ton from 1998 to 2016 and it reached its all-time high of 6 800 metric ton in 2002 and record low of 3 300 metric ton in 1998.

Cobalt mine production in Australia drops in 2016
Date Metric Ton Variation
2016 5 100.00 -15
2015 6 000.00 0.37
2014 5 978.00 -6.74
2013 6 410.00 9.2
2012 5 870.00 52.55
2011 3 848.00 -0.1
2010 3 852.00 -11.35
2009 4 345.00 -9.2
2008 4 785.00 1.16
2007 4 730.00 -7.8

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